The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 79 103 176
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +73
Permanent jobs citing 3G 171 136 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.89% 2.42% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 8.47% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 48 24
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £46,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +12.50%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1787 1606 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.19% 28.60% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1144 1120
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +38 77 - - 2
Reading +5 71 £26,500 -47.78% 11
Newbury -4 6 £70,000 +34.61%
Windsor - 3 - -
Slough +4 2 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Bracknell -13 1 £35,000 -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 226 (79.30%) Telecoms
2 181 (63.51%) Broadband
3 175 (61.40%) Internet
4 172 (60.35%) Smartphone
5 151 (52.98%) 4G
6 111 (38.95%) LTE
7 54 (18.95%) Project Management
8 53 (18.60%) Marketing
9 50 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (16.84%) Radio Access Network
11 42 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (14.04%) VoLTE
13 38 (13.33%) SEO
14 37 (12.98%) Degree
15 36 (12.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 33 (11.58%) Social Media
16 33 (11.58%) 2G
17 32 (11.23%) Line Management
18 31 (10.88%) CMS
19 29 (10.18%) Service Delivery
19 29 (10.18%) MVNO
19 29 (10.18%) QA
20 25 (8.77%) NDS
20 25 (8.77%) Huawei
21 24 (8.42%) Nokia
22 23 (8.07%) VoIP
22 23 (8.07%) Network Architecture
23 22 (7.72%) UMTS
23 22 (7.72%) Firewall
24 21 (7.37%) Web Design

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (10.88%) CMS
2 8 (2.81%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.51%) MS Office
2 8 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 181 (63.51%) Broadband
2 175 (61.40%) Internet
3 151 (52.98%) 4G
4 111 (38.95%) LTE
5 48 (16.84%) Radio Access Network
6 40 (14.04%) VoLTE
7 33 (11.58%) 2G
8 29 (10.18%) MVNO
9 23 (8.07%) VoIP
10 22 (7.72%) UMTS
10 22 (7.72%) Firewall
11 20 (7.02%) MGW
12 19 (6.67%) BGP
12 19 (6.67%) DNS
13 18 (6.32%) MPLS
13 18 (6.32%) OSPF
14 17 (5.96%) SNMP
15 13 (4.56%) HTTP
15 13 (4.56%) GGSN
15 13 (4.56%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.75%) Big Data
3 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
General
1 226 (79.30%) Telecoms
2 53 (18.60%) Marketing
3 12 (4.21%) Billing
4 10 (3.51%) Back Office
5 4 (1.40%) Electronics
5 4 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (0.70%) Finance
6 2 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (9.47%) Analyst
2 25 (8.77%) Network Manager
3 22 (7.72%) Service Manager
3 22 (7.72%) Network Operator
4 21 (7.37%) Architecture Manager
4 21 (7.37%) Architect
4 21 (7.37%) Development Manager
5 20 (7.02%) Design Engineer
6 19 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
7 18 (6.32%) QA Analyst
8 17 (5.96%) Consultant
9 15 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 15 (5.26%) Senior Architect
10 14 (4.91%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.91%) Quality Analyst
11 12 (4.21%) Technical Leader
11 12 (4.21%) Senior Design Engineer
12 11 (3.86%) Voice Engineer
13 10 (3.51%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.32%) HTML
2 2 (0.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 172 (60.35%) Smartphone
2 42 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (11.58%) Social Media
4 14 (4.91%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.11%) Blog
7 5 (1.75%) Handset
7 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.40%) Streaming Video
8 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.05%) Firmware
10 2 (0.70%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.61%) UNIX
2 10 (3.51%) Linux
3 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.75%) Windows
5 3 (1.05%) Android
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.95%) Project Management
2 50 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (13.33%) SEO
4 32 (11.23%) Line Management
5 29 (10.18%) Service Delivery
6 23 (8.07%) Network Architecture
7 21 (7.37%) Capacity Management
7 21 (7.37%) Web Design
7 21 (7.37%) E-Commerce
8 19 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 18 (6.32%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.96%) Network Management
10 17 (5.96%) Validation
11 15 (5.26%) ITIL
12 13 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.86%) Network Design
13 11 (3.86%) Logistics
13 11 (3.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (3.51%) Content Management
15 9 (3.16%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.67%) PowerHouse
2 18 (6.32%) Java
2 18 (6.32%) SQL
3 4 (1.40%) C++
4 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (12.98%) Degree
2 21 (7.37%) HNC
2 21 (7.37%) HND
2 21 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (6.67%) CCNP
4 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.05%) CCNA
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CCIE
7 1 (0.35%) CCIP
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.18%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (8.77%) NDS
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (12.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 25 (8.77%) Huawei
3 24 (8.42%) Nokia
4 21 (7.37%) Microsoft
5 19 (6.67%) Cisco
6 18 (6.32%) T-Plan
7 17 (5.96%) Juniper
8 9 (3.16%) Ericsson
9 8 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (2.81%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 8 (2.81%) Business Objects
10 7 (2.46%) Facebook
11 6 (2.11%) Twitter
12 4 (1.40%) Tableau
12 4 (1.40%) Cognos
12 4 (1.40%) IBM
13 2 (0.70%) VMware
13 2 (0.70%) Oracle
14 1 (0.35%) F5
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